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IMDB's summary:  "The year is 1926 and Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, he might have come and gone without incident...were it not for a No-Maj (American for Muggle) named Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of some of Newt's fantastic beasts, which could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds."

My summary:  Lil odd wizard comes into scary NYC with a briefcase full of "fantastic beasts" & some of said beasts get out & cause some problems along with another unseen force.  Ohhhhh...


Let me start with saying how much I love Eddie Redmayne.  I mean, just look at him, isn't he adorable?!  I just wanna put him in my pocket & keep him FOREVER!  I think that he's a wonderful actor & he played the part of Newt beautifully.  He was amazing.

I loved the story & as a Harry Potter fan, I didn't compare it to the Harry Potter series as I sometimes forgot that it was apart of that unless they mentioned something that reminded me that they were connected.  I am anxious to see how this story progresses & I read that it will be a five movie deal.  Awhoo hoo!

As soon as we left the theater, I told Paul that I wanted to see it again already.  Next week, I think that I'll be seeing Newt on the big screen again with my friend, Courtney.  :)

Fantastic Beast's Grade:

B+



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  1. I saw it too and I agree with your thoughts!

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    1. I really cannot wait to see it. I also have the screenplay that was delivered to my Kindle to read. :)

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